Jordan Nobbs left her local club Sunderland WFC at just 17 to pursue her football dream in London with Arsenal LFC – and now a senior England player she is pleased she did.
Potsdam delight at Lyon scalp
“Something special” was how Stefanie Draws described FFC Turbine Potsdam’s away goals victory over Olympique Lyonnais, with her coach Bernd Schröder equally delighted with his team’s progression to the quarter-finals of the UEFA Women’s Champions League. Camille Abily and Patrice Lair also gave their reaction to UEFA.com.
Wolfsburg seek improvement after victory over Malmö
Anja Mittag told UEFA.com of an unhappy return to Germany with FCR Malmö after a 3-1 defeat to VfL Wolfsburg. Luisa Wensing scored one of the goals on the night and gave her reaction along with coach Ralf Kellermann, whose opposite number Jonas Eidevall is already looking forward to experiencing the UEFA Women’s Champions League in the future.
Fortuna look to Sweden after Tyresö take control
Fortuna Hjørring’s Janni Arnth and Brian Sørensen believe that the Danish side can still progress to the quarter-finals despite going down 2-1 to competition debutants Tyresö FF in the first leg. Christen Press scored both goals and told that it’s “a big honour” to play in the UEFA Women’s Champions League.
Mitchell revels in Glasgow reunion
Emma Mitchell told UEFA.com that she was “happy with the result” after Arsenal LFC’s 3-0 win over her former club Glasgow City LFC but along with her manager Shelley Kerr, looks forward to “another big game” in the second leg at Petershill Park. Meanwhile, Rachel Corsie said that all was not lost for the visitors with her manager Eddie Wolecki Black looking to add another fairytale to football history in Scotland.
Arsenal reflect on ‘professional performance’
Danielle Carter and Kim Little told UEFA.com at their pride in their professional performance after sharing seven goals in Arsenal’s 11-1 win over CSHVSM-Kairat with coach Shelley Kerr also “delighted to get through to the last 16.”
Tyresö reflect on ‘fantastic job’
Caroline Seger felt Tyresö FF did "a fantastic job" to make it past Paris Saint-Germain FC to the round of 16 with a 2-1 aggregate win. Christen Press also gave her thoughts to UEFA.com.
Captain Renard looks forward to Potsdam reunion
Olympique Lyonnais captain Wendie Renard told UEFA.com that the team needs to stay focused for their round of 16 date with 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam after qualifying with a 10-0 aggregate win over FC Twente.
Two-goal Berger happy with Neulengbach lead
SV Neulengbach captain Nina Berger was delighted with a "good result" against Apollon Limassol LFC as she scored both of the Austrian team's goals in a 2-1 first-leg win, while the Cypriot team still believe they have a chance of progression.
Barcelona and Brøndby optimistic
Brøndby IF and FC Barcelona both told UEFA.com that they will go into their UEFA Women’s Champions League round of 32 second leg in Denmark next week optimistic of progression after their 0-0 first-leg draw.
Schelin striving for another Lyon run
Lotta Schelin told UEFA.com "it's going to be really tough" for Olympique Lyonnais as they face FC Twente and then possibly 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam but they are up for the task.
Goessling ready to go again for Wolfsburg
Having never previously won a major senior honour, Lena Goessling took everything going in 2013 and is now aiming to inspire VfL Wolfsburg to a repeat European success.
Tyresö set sights on Champions League glory
With an all-star team including Brazil’s Marta and Spanish import Verónica Boquete, Swedish champions Tyresö FF have lofty targets ahead of their debut UEFA Women’s Champions League campaign.
Angerer, Schelin and Goessling shortlisted
Wolfsburg joy at debut trophy win
UEFA.com caught up with Martina Müller after her goal gave VfL Wolfsburg the UEFA Women’s Champions League in London with a 1-0 win over holders Olympique Lyonnais. Lena Goessling also gave her reaction
Thomis and Henry on Lyon defeat
Élodie Thomis and Amandine Henry spoke to UEFA.com after Olympique Lyonnais fell to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of VfL Wolfsburg in the UEFA Women’s Champions League final at Stamford Bridge.
Hamm looking forward to tight final
World record international scorer Mia Hamm will be at tonight's final at Stamford Bridge and expects a "hard-fought match" as she talked up fellow American Megan Rapinoe and VfL Wolfsburg striker Alex Popp.
Abily and Kessler target historic win
UEFA.com speaks to Olympique Lyonnais' Camille Abily and VfL Wolfsburg's Nadine Kessler ahead of tonight's UEFA Women's Champions League final as both teams go into the match attempting to achieve a slice of history.
Playing experience helps referee Albon
Teodora Albon will referee the UEFA Women's Champions League final and as she spoke about her pre-match preparation she said her high-level playing experience is a huge help.
Kellermann and Lair roused for women's final
VfL Wolfsburg coach Ralf Kellermann is savouring a final showcased in "the birthplace of football" against a Olympique Lyonnais team unrelenting in their pursuit of silverware.